- An outstanding palace or castle for civil wedding ceremonies - among Italy’s finest.
- The wine country with its private castles and villas; ideal for receptions.
- Outstanding food and wine - Friuli is a gourmet’s paradise.
Airports nearby: Trieste (under 1 hour) and Venice (one and a half hours)
Best time to marry in Udine: Year round
Udine is easily one of our top 10 Italian wedding locations. This beautiful city was under Venetian domination for many years which is evidenced in the delicate Veneto-Byzantine art and architecture that is to be found everywhere.
Udine is an elegant and refined city with an historic center that is pedestrian friendly and a delight to explore on foot. Far from the tourist masses you can experience an Italy of open air cafe’s, luxury boutiques, cobbled streets and fantastic restaurants. The city is surrounded by some of the finest countryside and from there you can explore the Carnic Alps, the beaches of Lignano Sabbiadoro or take a quick drive to Venice or Austria which are less than 2 hours away.
Photos of your wedding in Udine’s magnificent Palazzo D'Aronco or Castello di Udine will enjoy a striking backdrop. Richly wrought marble columns, exquisite stained glass windows and the charming Loggia del Lionello will remind you of Venice’s Palazzo Ducale. Nearby are the spacious Piazza della Liberta’ and the Piazza delle Erbe, Udine’s most famous squares and great places from which you can explore the surrounding charming streets filled with shops, wine bars and cafes.
Catholic weddings in Udine are possible in several beautiful churches. Some are within walking distance of elegant villas available for receptions.
The food from this part of Friuli is among the finest in Italy and reflects the passion of the Friulian people in using only the freshest, most seasonal ingredients and exceptional wines. Your wedding reception in Udine could be celebrated in a medieval castle, luxurious villa or one of the fantastic restaurants set in scenic locations with astonishing views.
Distinctive Italy Weddings invites you to experience the authentic hospitality of the people of Friuli. Contact us to find out the many options for your destination wedding in Udine!